Affirmanti, non neganti, incumbit probatio
- The burden of proof is on the party who affirms, not on him who denies. Anno: 23 ALR2d 1254.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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affirmanti, non neganti incumbit probatio — /sefarmsentay, non nagintay inksmbat prowbeysh(iy)ow/ The [burden of] proof lies upon him who affirms, not upon one who denies … Black's law dictionary
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